Evaluation of Neuromuscular Blockade Reversal on Postoperative Mechanical Ventilation Time in a Cardiovascular Surgery Population.

@article{Xia2019EvaluationON,
  title={Evaluation of Neuromuscular Blockade Reversal on Postoperative Mechanical Ventilation Time in a Cardiovascular Surgery Population.},
  author={R. Xia and N. Kachru and D. Tuazon and F. Bostan and A. Fuentes},
  journal={Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia},
  year={2019}
}
  • R. Xia, N. Kachru, +2 authors A. Fuentes
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia
  • OBJECTIVE To report on postoperative outcomes related to the administration of neostigmine for reversal of nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents in cardiovascular surgery patients, with a specific focus on the duration of postoperative mechanical ventilation as the primary endpoint. DESIGN A retrospective cohort study design was followed to achieve the study objectives. SETTING This was a single-center, chart review study conducted at a large academic medical center of adult… CONTINUE READING

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